SIMI HILLS G.C. - 04/08/2021: The 21-Player field wagering boosted the two Designated Birdie payouts to $34 apiece but there were none except for Bob Stone's dramatic solo tweeter on Hole #17 resulting in a dandy double dip payout of $68. A solo Blind Drawn Birdie and tie for the day's Low Putts tallied $47 for Craig Fehrman. The Porter Low Gross winner was Jim Sabbe who also nabbed the day's Low Net and a tie for Partners 2nd Place to pocket $44. New Member Johnnie Whitaker, playing in his first official round, fired a solid 74 to claim the Super Low Gross by 3 shots, tied for 1st in Low Putts, and shared a Blind Draw Birdie for $42 winnings. Ron Troncatty was the Super Gross runner-up also adding a Partners 1st Place and the other half of Whitaker's birdie for a $29 haul. Tom Knickerbocker took the Porter Gross runner-up spot and tied for 2nd Low Net to earn a $19 payout. Ties for 2nd Place in both Low Net and Partners sent $12 to John Moskoff while Stan Weiner was paired up with RonTron to win the Partners worth an even Ten Bucks. Precisely $3 apiece were the rewards to the trio of Jimmy Dodds, Pat Gallagher, and Jeff Sable, all tied for 2nd Place in Partners.
BUENAVENTURA G.C. - 04/15/2021 For the second week in a row Bob Stone's name topped the Money Winner's List taking $41 from the wager pots with the day's Low Putts, a tie for 3rd Low Net, and 1/2 share birdie loot. The Porter Low Gross winner was Jim Sabbe for the THIRD week in a Row (wow, mov'em back!)and he also had a 1/2 shared birdie for a $36 take. Bruce Simon tallied the only solo birdie award along with a tie for 2nd Low Putts to earn $35. Kudos to Ron Troncatty who posted a sizzling 72 Gross that captured the closely contested Super Low Gross award by two shots. RonTron added a Partners 1st Place, a tie for 3rd Low Net, and his own 1/4 share of the birdie booty, for $28 winnings. Mark Vaughan also dipped into the birdie pot for a 1/2 shared tweeter while adding the Porter Low Gross runner-up spot to pocket $26. Tony Giapapas earned $24 from both a 1/4 birdie share AND a half-share of another birdie. Halfway down the Winners List was Mike Belson's $23 from his Partners 1st Place and tie for the day's Low Net. Jeff Sable claimed the other half for that Low Net prize and added a Partners 2nd Place for $19. Still more birdie loot was available as 1/2 shares went to both Tom Knickerbocker and Burman Deshautelle. The Knick added a Partners 2nd for his $13 total and Burman tied for that Super Low Gross runner-up spot to receive an even Ten Bucks. Another $10 went to Brian Oblak with runner-up ties in both Super Low Gross and Low Putts plus a Partners 3rd. Craig Fehrman was partnered with Brian to earn a modest $3.
OLIVAS LINKS G.C. - 04/22/2021 At day's end this four foursome fracas found Bob Stone atop the heap clutching $44 accumulated from his solo birdie and First Place in Low Putts. Ron Troncatty pocketed $42 after winning the Super Low Gross award, taking 2nd in Low Putts, and snaring a 1/2 birdie share. Tony Giapapas won the Porter Low Gross category, added his own solo birdie, and a tie for 3rd Low Net to claim an identical $42. By sharing RonTron's birdie and tying for 3rd Low Net, Tom Knickerbocker picked up $28. Ted Winship's even Ten Bucks winnings resulted from his Partners 1st Place and a tie for the day's Low Net. Joe Cala arrived at the Pay Window with a ticket worth $15 for 1st Low Net(tie) and Partners 3rd Place. Craig Fehrman's $12 take came from his Porter Gross runner-up, Partners 2nd Place, and tie for 3rd Low Net. Marilou Miller was partnered with Teddy in 1st Place worth $8. The Super Gross runner-up spot and a Partners 3rd Place sent $5 to Brian Oblak and the Partners 2nd Place provided $4 to Miguel Romero while the remaining half-dozen unrewarded competitors applauded graciously.
LOS ROBLES GREENS G.C. - 04/29/20212: Tony Giapapas' solo birdie on Hole #8 captured the entire Designated Birdie wager pot for a $56 payout as no other "Designated's" were birdied. Ron Troncatty's sizzling 74 Gross easily won the Super Low Gross award by a bundle and he added a tie for the day's Low Net, a Partners 2nd Place, and a solo Blind Draw Birdie for a $44 take. Marilou Miller tied RonTron for that Low Net and also took 1st Place in Low Putts for a $28 payout. The second Blind Draw Birdie had Miguel Romero's name on it worth $26. Jim Sabbe once again commandeered the Porter Low Gross award along with a Partners 3rd Place to pocket $19. John Moskoff and Jimmy Dodds were like an old vaudeville duo act, tying for 1st Place in Low Net and pairing up to win Partners for $16 apiece. The Super Gross runner-up was Johnnie Whitaker who also was the Low Putts runner-up to win $12. The Porter Low Gross runner-up spot paid out $6 to Tom Knickerbocker while $4 rewarded Bruce Simon in Partners 2nd Place and Bob Stone picked up $3 for Partners 3rd Place.